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Commencement oratory ... must eschew anything that smacks of partisan politics, political preference, sex, religion or unduly firm ...
The profession of a prostitute is the only career in which the maximum income is paid to the newest apprentice. It is the one call ...
[T]he late Samuel McChord Crothers, genial wit and essayist, ... after listening to the speeches at a certain Harvard Commencement ...
One may decide that the nipple most nearly resembles a newly ripened raspberry (never, be it noted, the plonk of water on a pond a ...
After that came commencement day--that great day for which all other days were made. And it went. And that night I felt of myself ...
It is always easy enough to take up arms, but very difficult to lay them down; the commencement and the termination of war are not ...
Greed is all right, by the way... I think greed is healthy. You can be greedy and still feel good about yourself.
... two great areas of deafness existed in the South: White Southerners had no ears to hear that which threatened their Dream. And ...
The surest defense against Evil is extreme individualism, originality of thinking, whimsicality, even--if you will--eccentricity. ...
In the life of the human spirit, words are action, much more so than many of us may realize who live in countries where freedom of ...
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